PCs, Macs, Tablets and Peripherals
Discounts on Personal Purchases for Students, Faculty and
Visit the links below to computers and other devices at special
Butler pricing for personal use. If you are not sure what computer
to buy, take a look at our recommendations page.
Faculty & Staff: A loan program is available to assist with
the purchase of computer equipment. Forms and policy are available
on BUfiles (\\bufiles\General\Forms\Human Resources Forms\Personal
Laptop Loaners for Faculty and Staff
Faculty and Staff may borrow laptops from the Center for Academic
Technology. Information Technology provides repair loaner
laptops to faculty and staff only when IT is conducting repairs.
Library Laptop Loaner Program for Students
Both the Irwin Library and the Science Library have Dell laptops
and Apple Macbooks available for checkout to current Butler
University students. These are available on a first-come,
first-serve basis. This equipment can leave the library and has a 7
day circulation period. Loaner Laptops have no renewals.
The Irwin Library recognizes that demand for these devices can
be high; as a result, patrons are required to wait 24 hours after
returning a laptop before checking one out again.
Student Computer Rebuilds and Hardware Repairs
IT provides computer rebuilds to students; visit our
IT Computer Rebuild page for more information. IT also partners
with Bray Technologies in order to provide personal computer
hardware repair services via depot. Visit our Computer Hardware Repair page
for more information. Students utilizing either service are
eligible for use of a laptop repair loaner while their device is
Replacement Cycle and University-Owned Computers
Information Technology is dedicated to providing the
best technology possible through the Butler University Replacement
Office Moves (Butler Hardware)
Information Technology will move and setup Butler owned
technology hardware (computers, phones, and printers) when faculty
or staff move from one office location to another. Visit the
Office Move page for more information.
Purchase a New Computer Using University Funds
- Select a computer from the Current Computer & Peripheral
- Complete a computer requisition form and send it to the
Purchasing department. The form is located on BUfiles
About the Software and Settings on Butler Computers